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ZIP Code 50703

Primary City:Waterloo, IA (View All Cities)
County: Black Hawk County
Timezone: Central (2:42pm)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.6, -92.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50703

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50703. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 50703. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50703, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Waterloo, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50703 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50703 is located in northeast Iowa and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 50703 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50703 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,863
Population Density 212 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,605
Median Home Value $75,400
Land Area 93.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,752
Median Household Income $33,184

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male75368868878570067063454458673269568353931727119613593
Female758702634741660712638536588720797745535401316258236177
Total1,5111,3901,3221,5261,3601,3821,2721,0801,1741,4521,4921,4281,074718587454371270

Gender

 Male 9,709 49%
 Female 10,154 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,556 58.2%
 Black Or African American 6,739 33.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.3%
 Asian 83 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.2%
 Other Race 696 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 690 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1215407131,0651,127686480159
Renter31564751555843620212959
Total4361,1871,2281,6231,563888609218

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,647 34%
 Single Guardian 2,166 28%
 Singles 2,379 31%
 Singles With Roommate 560 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,136 66%
 Households with Kids 2,616 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male140150161153137147139127138146121141135145147176169171122150
Female14315713816616212313915112713912613213998141157160144139119
Total283307299319299270278278265285247273274243288333329315261269

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50703 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50703 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50703 real estate data, the median home value of $75,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50703 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50703 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50703 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,197 96.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 151 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 153 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 14 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 316 1.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,191 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,700 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,861 33%
 Households Vacant 853 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 266 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 125 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 401 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 2%
 1 Bedroom 815 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,123 38%
 3+ Bedroom 947 32%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,184 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50703 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50703 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 50703 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,368 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,234 27%
 No Earnings 5,930 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,368 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,234 27%
 No Earnings 5,930 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,162 91.6%
 Public transportation 150 1.9%
 Taxicab 23 0.3%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 349 4.5%
 Worked at Home 129 1.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,364 22.1%
 High School Graduate 3,995 64.7%
 Associate's degree 365 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 346 5.6%
 Master's degree 53 0.9%
 Professional school degree 28 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,125 87.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 242 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 343 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50703

ZIP Code 50703 is in the Waterloo Community School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50703.

Expo Alternative Learning Center
1410 Independence
Waterloo, IA 50703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Waterloo Community School District
Cunningham School
1224 Mobile St
Waterloo, IA 50703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
George Washington Carver Academy
1505 Logan Ave
Waterloo, IA 50703
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Lincoln Elementary School
302 Cedar Bend
Waterloo, IA 50703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Highland Elementary School
812 Idaho
Waterloo, IA 50703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
East High School
214 High St
Waterloo, IA 50703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Immanuel Lutheran School
207 Franklin St
Waterloo, IA 50703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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